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Valley Parade Stadium

University of Bradford Stadium (also known as Valley Parade) is the home of Bradford City AFC.

The ground is approximately 1 mile (1.6 km) north of Bradford City Centre near to Manningham Lane.

By bus

Regular services from Bradford Interchange Bus Station go along Manningham Lane.

Below is a list of the services, which link to timetables :

 622, 626, 662, 680   

The Thurnscoe Road or the Grosvenor Road stops on Manningham Lane are the nearest to the ground. The journey time is approximately 10 minutes.

Regular services from Bingley (622, 662), Keighley (662) and Shipley (622 and 662) stop at the Manningham Lane Grosvenor Road stop for the stadium.

By train

Bradford Forster Square is the nearest rail station, a 1 km (1/2 mile) walk to the ground. There are regular services from Leeds (Leeds-Bradford Line timetable), Skipton (Airedale Line timetable) and Ilkley (Wharfedale Line timetable).

You can then catch bus services 622, 626, and 680 from stop N3 on Cheapside (near to the station) towards Manningham Lane. The journey time is approximately 5 minutes.


Bradford Interchange rail station is served by Calder Valley Line trains from Blackpool, Halifax, Huddersfield, Leeds and York. Bus connections to the stadium can be made from the adjoining Bradford Interchange bus station - see above.


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